Mansfield Town move match to 1pm kick-off in response to energy crisis

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Club want to monitor savings and impact on attendanceTwelve EFL sides told survey they would consider doing sameMansfield Town have switched the kick-off time of their game against Walsall on 15 October from 3pm to 1pm in response to the energy crisis.The League Two club are the first in the EFL to make such a move. A survey carried out by the football reform group Fair Game over the past fortnight revealed that 63% of 40 clubs polled – including 12 EFL teams – said they would consider earlier kick-offs to help reduce energy bills. Continue reading...

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